El Paso County, Colorado Online Historical Directories

Expand your research by checking out the Colorado Online Historical Newspapers here.

 
Links to directories at Ancestry are to the images themselves, which are browsable. Non-subscribers will not be able to view these. Non-subscribers can, however, use the search engine and see a listing of possible results (but no images or further details). To search by name, directory, year, or keyword, go to Ancestry's U.S. City Directories search engine. For more information on how to access subscription websites, read Number 5 on my FAQs page.


1870s - 1890s







Colorado Springs City Directory, unknown, 1894Free (Pikes Peak Library District)

Colorado Springs City Directory, Gazette Printing, 1896Free (Pikes Peak Library District)

Colorado Springs City Directory, unknown, 1898Free (Pikes Peak Library District)


1900s












1910s









1920s - 1930s

Colorado Springs and Manitou City Directories, Polk, 1920Free (Pikes Peak Library District)


Colorado Springs and Manitou City Directories, Polk, 1921Free (Pikes Peak Library District)
 - an accidental scanning of the title page of the 1928 city directory is included; however, scrolling through, one finds the correct title page and directory.

Colorado Springs  and Manitou City Directories, Polk, 1922Free (Pikes Peak Library District)

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1938 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou and Pikes Peak region

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1939
- $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou and Pikes Peak region


1940s - 1960s

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1940 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou and Pikes Peak region
 - Part I (through page 401)
 - Part II (page 400 through end)

Colorado Springs, Cripple Creek, Drennan, Fountain, and Yoder Telephone Directories, Mountain States Telephone and Telegraph Company, Spring 1940 - Free (Pikes Peak Library District)
 - includes Cascade, Chipita Park, Green Mountain Falls, Manitou Springs, Victor, and Woodland Park
 - residential listings only

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1942 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou and Pikes Peak region

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1943 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou and Pikes Peak region

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1946 - $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou and Pikes Peak region

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1948
- $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou Springs

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1951
- $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Manitou Springs

Colorado Springs City Directory, Polk, 1963
- $ (Ancestry)
 - includes Broadmoor, Cragmor, East Manitou Springs, Ivywild, Manitou Springs, Nob Hill, Security Village, Stratton Meadows, and Stratton Park




Are the directories you're looking for not available online?
Check out WorldCat to find printed or microfilmed directories for Colorado Springs and El Paso County.
They may be available through inter-library loan, or the library that holds them may be able to do lookups and send you copies of pertinent pages.





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